Wonder Reef is open for diving. To book a dive, visit www.wonderreef.com.au.
Australia's newest dive attraction opened on 3 June 2022.
A world-class dive attraction on the Gold Coast has been a long-held catalyst to diversify the city's tourism offering and raise the profile of the Gold Coast as a premier dive destination.
Wonder Reef is designed to attract and sustain a rich diversity of marine life and offer an iconic and exciting dive experience for divers of all levels. It will:
We delivered the project with $2.5 million in matched funding under the Queensland Government's Growing Tourism Infrastructure Fund.
Approximately 2.5 kilometres offshore from Philip Park, The Spit, at a depth of 30 metres AHD.
Site access for any purpose without the approval of the City of Gold Coast is strictly prohibited. Subordinate Local Law No. 7.5 (Public dive precincts) 2021 was gazetted in early 2022 to regulate Wonder Reef.
View footage of the reef structures fabrication and transportation to Brisbane
Read our Artificial Reef Sea Dumping Permit Long Term Management Plan(PDF, 4MB)
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Gold Coast Dive Attraction